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Author Naidu, Vayu.

Title Stories from India / by Vayu Naidu ; illustrated by Rebecca Gryspeerdt.

Publication Info. Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaugh, 2000.


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Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Multicultural stories
Multicultural stories.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Come, listen to a story : Dead man walking -- The "Ramayana" epic : Valmiki-the highwayman poet -- Tenali Rama : The goddess with her hands full -- A tale of common sense : Folly's widsom -- Tree ghosts at noon : Meeting Mala -- Husbands aren't always right : The wife who would not be beaten.
Summary A collection of traditional stories retold from the folktales and epics of India, including "Dead Man Walking," "Valmiki--the Highway Poet," and "The Goddess with her Hands Full."
Audience 670 Lexile.
Subject Tales -- India.
Folklore -- India.
Added Author Gryspeerdt, Rebecca.
Gryspeerdt, Rebecca, illustrator.
ISBN 0739820354
0739813358 hardcover

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